Birmingham Running Festival May 2021
£21.00 – £26.00
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Birmingham Running Festival 2021
Sunday 16th May.
We’re back for our third Birmingham Running Festival on Sunday 16th May 2021 at the wonderful Sutton Park in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham.
Choose between a 5k, 10k or Half Marathon distance – there is an option for everyone making it the perfect opportunity for a fun morning out running with friends and family!
**Due to the Coronavirus and social distancing measures enforced by the government alongside guidance issued by UK Sport we have had to make some changes to the event village and race itself. Click the link below to read details of the changes that will be in place and how it will affect the event village and race.
The home of the National Road Relays, you will be running on the paths once pounded by Sir Mo Farah, Andy Vernon and many more of our GB greats through the 2,400 acre National Nature Reserve.
Entry will include:
Unique themed medal (as pictured)
Chip timed results
Free official race photographs
Post race goodies
BRAND NEW MEDAL!!
Each Mile will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to keep you quite literally on track and encourage you on your way to that chequered flag finish.
Located only 6 miles from Birmingham City Centre.
Come and enjoy the day with us; we hope to see you there!
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There are several entrances to the park. Car parks are marked on the Sutton Park map.
There is a charge for the car parks from Easter until September, and on Sundays and Bank Holidays. At other times parking is free. Check signs in the car park for full details.
There are toilets at the Visitor Centre, at Banners Gate, and at the Wyndley Leisure Centre.
Visit the AccessAble website for information about accessibility and facilities at the park.
10k – 9:45am
5k – 10:00am
The entire course is inside Sutton park on the roads/paths not on grass.
Each Kilometer will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to keep you quite literally on track and encourage you on your way to that chequered flag finish.
The race involves laps around the Park. There will be 1 lap for the 5k, 2 laps for the 10k and 4 laps for the Half Marathon.